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07 June 2012

Vesta Video in "Color" - NASA/JPL 6JUN2012

Vesta in "Color" - NASA/JPL
video:
http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/video/index.cfm?id=1085


Vesta's Coat of Many Colors
06.06.12
This animation of Vesta is made from images taken with Dawn's framing camera. Many of the images were taken at different viewing angles to provide stereo for use in determining the topography.Video from NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory California Institute of Technology

We have found samples of Vesta from meteorites found here on Earth, including Howardites, Eucrites, Diogenites and others.

2012 THE Year of Meteors!